September is Suicide Prevention Month, but Rev. David Lima, Executive Minister of the Interchurch Council of Greater New Bedford, is working year-round to raise awareness about suicide and how we can help prevent it. Rev. Lima has formed community organizations, staged walks to raise awareness, and organized education programs to help teachers and others recognize danger signs among children. Rev. Lima visits with Jim Phillips this Sunday to discuss the work done by himself and others to save lives.

Townsquare Sunday with Jim Phillips can be heard each Sunday at 6 a.m. on WBSM 1420 and Townsquare Sunday is a weekly public affairs program highlighting non-profits and community organizations in the Greater New Bedford area.

If you have a public event, festival, or neighborhood activity you want to publicize, submit your information here. You can also send an e-mail to Jim Phillips at This program can also be heard by downloading the WBSM app.

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